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Inmates graduate from program
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Leader photo by LAURA SLOAN Tyrone Butler accepts his Celebrate Recovery graduation certificate from volunteer Tony Gray as chaplain Joe Koskie looks on.

The biggest jail cell is not inside the walls of prison, but that which some have built around their lives, Lincoln Parish Sheriff Mike Stone told several inmates at the Lincoln Parish Detention Center last week.

Stone was one of several attendees at the facility’s first graduating class ceremony from Celebrate Recovery, a nondenominational 12-step program for dealing with addictions and other issues.

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